About Us

The DC-UP learning community at the University of the District of Columbia is an intentional leadership community formed around academic programs, service learning, and career services. The learning community integrates the institution’s vision that promotes critical thinking, creative thinking, effective communication, and community involvement. DC-UP invites this group of exceptional students to integrate their learning with shared curricular and cocurricular experiences. This learning community cultivates holistic student growth and enhances learning by fostering collaborative and enduring connections among students, faculty, and staff.